Board of Directors

Uplift Center for Grieving Children’s Board of Directors help guide the organization’s strategic path. Committed to Uplift’s mission, Directors dedicate their time and expertise to ensure a healthy future for the organization.

Dorothy Flynn

Chair

President 
Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions
Philadelphia, PA

Jamar Johnson-Thompson

Vice-Chair

Vice President, People Technology
Avalara
Seattle, WA

Bik Chadha

Secretary/Treasurer

Director, Multi-Asset Class Management
PFM Asset Management LLC
Philadelphia, PA

Barbara Chance

CEO
CHANCE Management Advisors, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA

R. Ryan Conner

Principal
Tactix Real Estate Advisors
Philadelphia, PA

Kristine Derewicz

Shareholder
Littler
Ardmore, PA

Ashwin Korde

Head of Marketing and Finance
AAJI’s Foods
Philadelphia, PA

Duane Lacsamana

Vice President – Senior Relationship Manager, Commercial Banking
WSFS Bank
Wilmington, DE

ERYN SANTAMOOR

Chief of Staff
Philadelphia City Council, Office of Councilmember Allan Domb
Philadelphia, PA

Elliott Wilson

Chief Virtual Care Strategist
CDW Healthcare
Cherry Hill, NJ

Brigitte Addimando

Board Member Emeritus

Founder and Managing Partner
RavenPoint Consulting
Philadelphia, PA

Steven Bohner

Board Member Emeritus

Senior VP, Finance CFO
Amerihealth Caritas
Garnet Valley, PA

Steven Doherty

Board Member Emeritus

Senior Vice President
CBRE
Malvern, PA

David Lafferty

Board Member Emeritus

Partner and Senior Financial Advisor
Wescott Financial Advisory Group 
Philadelphia, PA

Advisory Board

Thomas Ayala

Mark Duffy

Suzy Furr

Robin Gearty

Mary Ann Hood

Stephanie James

Sam Kucia

Robert Mahon

Joseph F. Mullen

Yvette Núñez

Bahar Shariati

Howard Treatman, Esq.

Young Professionals Board

Uplift's Young Professionals Board (YPB) is made up of the next generation of leaders and doers. YPB members use their experience and connections to move our mission forward.